Leadership Team

Info@gcgcny.org

Senior Pastor
Rev. Fanco Chan
fanco.cha n@gcgcny.org
416-499-0111 ext.108
English Lead Pastor
Rev. Ted Tham ted.tham@gcgcny.org
416-499-0111 ext. 104
English Assistant Pastor
Pastor Michelle Kim
michelle.kim@gcgcny.org
416-499-0111 ext. 109
Children’s Pastor
Pastor Eva Poon eva.poon@gcgcny.org
English Admin
Mary Wei
mary.wei@gcgcny.org
Vice Chair & Finance Deacon Hoytson Wong
Info@GCGCNY.org
Discipleship & Equipping, Evangelism
Deaconess Carol Tse
Community Service & Concern
Aaron Mok
Mission
Santos Chan
Youth Ministry, Worship
Deaconess Shermeen Law
Children
Deaconess Edwina Luu
Family
Deacon Kevin Ho
IT, Church Community & Membership
Deacon Howard Chin
Building
Deacon Michael Luu

Meet our Leadership Team

SENIOR PASTOR

Rev. Fanco Chan

Greetings. My name is Fanco Chan and I am currently serving as the Senior Pastor for GCGCNY over all the congregations. My family is my wife and three sons.

You can reach rev. Fanco at 416-499-0111 ext.108 or fanco.chan@gcgcny.org.

ENGLISH LEAD PASTOR

Rev. Ted Tham

Hi, I am reverend Ted Tham. I have been in pastoral ministry for over 25 years. I have been the Lead Pastor of English Ministry at GCGCNY since 2017. I graduated from Engineering at the Univ. of Toronto, worked for several years in the computer industry, got my M.Div. degree from Ontario Theological Seminary (now Tyndale) and then a Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) degree (focusing on small groups) from Fuller Seminary. I have been married to Melody (a public school teacher) since 1994. We have two adult sons – Joshua and Caleb.

You can reach rev. Ted at 416-499-0111 ext. 104 or ted.tham@gcgcny.org.

ENGLISH ASSISTANT PASTOR

Michelle Kim

My name is Michelle Kim and this will be my fourth year to be at GCGCNY. Serving at GCGCNY is a blessing of experiencing His favour and grace. My passion is to teach the Word of God and watch people being transformed to be His disciples. One of my joys is to serve people with my Korean dishes and watch them enjoying it.  

You can reach pastor Michelle at 416-499-0111 ext. 109 or michelle.kim@gcgcny.org.

CHILDREN’S PASTOR

Eva Poon

Greetings in the Lord! I am Eva Poon, the Children’s Pastor at GCGCNY. The Lord had called me to start serving here in 2019, and I have loved worshipping here from day one. I feel so very blessed to be part of an amazing pastoral team, as we seek the Lord together every time we gather. As well, I am really grateful for all the devoted ministry leaders in this church, especially those helping with the Children’s Ministry. I love my dear Lord, desiring to share His love, praise His name, and learn His Word with everyone, especially with children and families. Feel free to connect with me so that I can find out how to be a blessing to you!

You can reach pastor Eva at eva.poon@gcgcny.org

PASTORAL INTERN

Santos Chan

Santos Chan is an English pastoral intern at Grace Chinese Gospel Church of North York. He is in his last year of study for a Masters of Divinity in Pastoral Ministry: New Generation Multicultural Church. He hopes to serve the church while discerning next steps through this opportunity.
He has had the privilege of seeing God transform lives through leadership in cell groups, short term missions trips, various missions committees, and Power to Change student ministries.
In his free time, he likes to train in powerlifting, play video games like Valorant, and catch up with friends over food.

You can reach Santos at santos2c520@gmail.com

ENGLISH ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT

Mary Wei

Hi, my name is Mary and I serve as the English Admin. I have been attending GCGCNY since 2008-ish, and have been serving in various roles, including being a part of the Softball Team and Worship Team. If you have any general questions about the church, or don’t know which department/ministry to refer to, please don’t hesitate to reach out to me. In my spare time, I like to read, doodle, play music, and hang out with my furbabies.

You can reach Mary at mary.wei@gcgcny.org.

I.T./AV, CHURCH COMMUNITY, & MEMBERSHIP DEACON

Howard Chin

Hi, my name is Howard. I have been here forever as far back as when the English congregation were just kids. I would like to see the next generation of kids grow to take the torch. 

DISCIPLESHIP & EQUIPPING DEACONESS*

Carol Tse

Hi, my name is Carol and I serve as the deaconess for Discipleship & Equipping ministries and our Evangelism ministry. I also serve as a junior high youth group leader and am helping to oversee the youth ministry (Grades 7-12) while deaconess Shermeen is on sabbatical. I have grown up at Grace since childhood and am blessed to serve with God’s people here. I am a new mother and am passionate about teaching and sharing the truth of God’s Word in young people. 

*As mentioned, Carol is also temporarily serving to oversee the youth ministry.

CHURCH CHAIRMAN of BOARD & FINANCE DEACON*

Hoytson Wong

Greetings! I’m Hoytson Wong, a founding member of our church. I’m presently serving as the chairman of the Executive Board. I’m devoted myself to serve our Lord with my utmost ability given to me by Him. I’m semi-retired now in my secular business. My hobbies include skiing, tennis, traveling, and many other exercises, but I enjoy running the most.

*As mentioned, Hoytson also serves as the chairman of the Executive Board.

BUILDING DEACON

Michael Luu

Hello, my name is Michael Luu and I serve as the lead for the Building Ministries. I have been attending GCGCNY for the past 21 years, when I first moved to Toronto for work. I am a Health and Safety Professional and it is a blessing to be utilized by God here at GCGCNY. God gave me a heart to serve His church, His people, and with my family.

CHILDREN’S DEACONESS

Edwina Luu

Greetings, my name is Edwina Luu and I serve as the English congregation deaconess for our Children’s Ministry (KLS). I have been attending GCGCNY since year 2000 and have experienced God’s amazing love, grace and work personally and in our church. It is a blessing to serve here and my heart is to see the young ones experience and learn about Jesus! I teach Kindergarten and enjoy being a mom, DIYing, thrifting, and spending time with my family.

FAMILY DEACON

Kevin Ho

Hi, my name is Kevin Ho and I serve as the lead for the Family Zone and the Men’s ministries.  I’ve been attending GCGC since the planting of the Church when I was in grade school. Now I’m a husband, and father of 3 girls and working as an engineer.  My heart is to see the men be Christlike leaders in their families and in the church.